| Feb 28, 2015
| 11:50 AM
TALLAHASSEE — Cable and cellphone bills could be trimmed, the cost of textbooks cut and testing in public schools reduced. Water and land policy may be overhauled, medical marijuana legalized and beer and liquor laws loosened.
As state lawmakers...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 1:20 PM
"For many people, managing pain involves using prescription medicine in combination with complimentary techniques like physical therapy, acupuncture, yoga and massage. I truly believe medical care should address the person as a whole — their mind,...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 9:30 AM
NING CAO, M.D.
has joined the Good Shepherd Physician Group as Medical Director, Stroke Program. Dr. Cao previously served as Stroke Medical Director at the Johns Hopkins Good Samaritan Hospital.
At Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network, Dr. Cao will...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 6:44 PM
Gov. Bruce Rauner this week awarded a medical marijuana license to a Naperville company planning to open two dispensaries.
The company, 3C Compassionate Care Center, received the go-ahead to operate a dispensary in Naperville on Quincy Drive and another...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 12:43 PM
Gov. Bruce Rauner this week approved a medical marijuana dispensary for Healthway Services of West Illinois LLC, which is expected to open in St. Charles.
Company manager Irina Zhukovsky said the dispensary has 120 days to complete a rigorous state...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 12:19 PM
Republicans lawmakers in Florida who once opposed medical pot are now embracing it, motivated by the strong show of support from voters and worried that another constitutional amendment during next year's presidential race could drive opponents to the...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 2:29 PM
Although a proposed medical marijuana amendment failed in the 2014 election, medical use of the plant could come to Florida as soon as July 1, 2016.
That's the date by which Florida would have to begin issuing marijuana patient ID cards under a bill...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 3:18 PM
HARTFORD — Patients and their advocates pleaded with a state panel of doctors Wednesday to expand Connecticut's Medical Marijuana Program to include additional medical conditions beyond those currently allowed by state law.
"Gentlemen, you ought to...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 2:25 PM
Connecticut will move forward with a change in regulation to expand the Medical Marijuana Program by adding three medical conditions to the original 11 that allow a person to buy and use marijuana in the state.
Consumer Protection Commissioner Jonathan A...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 11:33 AM
Chiropractor Andrew Pasminski was seen by patients as an intuitive diagnostician whose healing powers extended beyond traditional medicine.
"He had a natural spiritual side," said friend and patient Daniel Popuch. "I've known many people who were...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 11:59 AM
Studies show a healthy lifestyle can prevent a number of illnesses and diseases, such as high blood pressure, high cholesterol, obesity and certain types of cancer. And in Howard County, achieving that lifestyle is easier than you might think. Here are 15...